Fall Giveaway Festival Alert!

Keep your eyes open for the Fall Giveaway Festival Hop! Yes, its going to be alot like the Christmas In July Hop was…only with an iPad2 thrown in! YES! This hop is hosted by Sassy Mama In LA, Simply Stacie, Matter of Cents, and Makobi Scribe. Retail Me Not has offered to sponsor our giveaway […]

Blog Hoppin’!

Ahhhh, Tuesday. Not the stress of Monday. Although Monday’s are always the ‘de-stress’ day for me. Kids are back in school, hubby back to work. House to myself! LOL! Tuesdays are a good day for blog hoppin’. If you have a blog, you understand the importance of a hop. It drives your traffic and comments […]

Comfortable Mice…

Well, this was just too cute, so I had to share it. One of my wonderful ‘high school’ friends (Thanks, Bev!) shared it on her facebook. She said, “The mice are getting entirely too comfortable at our house!” LOL!                                 […]

Monday, Monday, Can’t Trust That Day….

Mmm. Basking in thoughts of another era. The Mama’s and the Papa’s. I really love that song. Actually, the only reason I thought of it is because it is so quiet here, on an early Monday morning. Hubby’s left for work, boys are still in bed. We have quite a day ahead of us. Today […]

Christmas In July with Restaurant.com & Spinrite Yarns

Over! Winners Aaaaarrrre… Restaurant.com GC ~ Cassandra A.Spinrite Yarn ~ Erin R. and LoryAnn P.  You should have an email from me before 10:00 am!Ladies, I will need your mailing addresses! Thank you everyone for entering. I feel bad that everyone couldn’t win. I will have more give aways in the near future, so please […]

Christmas in July ~ Sponsor Spotlight – Spinrite Yarns!

 One of my favorite things to do when I am not blogging, is to crochet. It’s something I can do anywhere, anytime, and not bother anyone. My children and grandchildren all have items I have crocheted specifically for them. Not to mention all the items in my Etsy shop….Spinrite makes Bernat yarns, Lily Sugar & […]

Christmas In July – Sponsor Spotlight – Restaurant.com

If you read my blog, you know how much I like Restaurant.com. Right now they are offering 70% off. That means if you buy a $25 gift certificate you will only pay $3. If you want a $50 gift certificate, you only have to pay $6! I don’t know about you, but that would make […]

Be Bop A Blog Hop Via Mommy Living The Life Of Riley

Looking to increase your GFC? Wanting to lower your Alexa Rank? Here’s one way…join a blog hop! Mommy Living The Life Of Riley has the Be-Bop-A-Blog Hop every Wednesday. The only rule is to follow those that follow you. So, go to this post, link up, and come hop with us!~

5 Questions Friday

Ok, Peeps! Here’s the newest hop. 5 Question Friday. Hosted by 5 Crooked Halos. She posts a sneak peak of the questions on Thursday night. You grab them up, answer them, and have your post ready for when the linky goes live the next day. Then post your answers and link up. Really very simple, […]

Swimsuits, Caboodles, Gourmet Gift Baskets, Toy grill, Kneekers, McCormick.

Summer is upon us and The Thrifty Things believes (after reading, I believe too) she has found the perfect line of swimsuit for all the women. Believe me, I am not a ‘perfect’ size, and I have not worn a swimsuit in over ten years, but I am entering, and if I don’t win, will probably […]